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Elizabeth City in Pasquotank County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Peter Weddick Moore

1859 - 1934

 
 
Peter Weddick Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 18, 2021
1. Peter Weddick Moore Marker
Inscription.  Educator. Was born into slavery. President, what is now Elizabeth City State University, 1891 - 1928. Grave 1/3 mi. SE.
 
Erected 2018 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number A90.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducation. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series list.
 
Location. 36° 17.363′ N, 76° 13.678′ W. Marker is in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, in Pasquotank County. Marker is on Roanoke Avenue 0.1 miles south of Perry Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 606 Roanoke Ave, Elizabeth City NC 27909, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shepard / S Road Streets (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hugh Cale (approx. 0.4 miles away); George W. Brooks (approx. half a mile away); Mount Lebanon Church (approx. half a mile away); Soybean Processing (approx. 0.7 miles away); J. C. B. Ehringhaus
Peter Weddick Moore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 18, 2021
2. Peter Weddick Moore Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Joseph C. Price (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elizabeth City State University (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elizabeth City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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